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Five Graphics In Support Of Oil, Coal And Natural Gas

To those of you that sell oil, coal, and natural gas: keep swinging. You sell the energy sources that constitute 85% of the world's energy... a world that is increasingly richer, healthier, and longer living.  

As Corn Devours U.S. Prairies, Greens Reconsider Biofuel Mandate

Environmentalists who once championed biofuels as a way to cut pollution are now turning against a U.S. program that puts renewable fuels in cars, citing higher-than-expected carbon dioxide emissions and reduced wildlife habitat.  

Quantifying the impact of shale

Oil and gas production in the United States can be broken down into two periods: pre and post shale. ... Oil imports now contribute to just 1/3 of the trade deficit compared to 2/3 of the trade deficit before the shale revolution  

Thanks to Fracking U.S. Has More Reserves Than Russia and Saudi Arabia

Thanks to the fracking revolution, the U.S. can make our own decisions about energy security. We're not forced to make bad decisions.  

Voters Speak Out on Energy Priorities.

New polling confirms that energy is important to American voters. Whether Republican, Democrat or Independent, majorities of voters support increased production of oil and natural gas...  

Glatfelter completing $63 million natural gas conversion

James Loder, director of energy management for Glatfelter, discusses why the company is converting to natural gas boilers at its Spring Grove facility.  

New Shell Petrochemical plant creates thousands of new jobs

API and North America's Building Trades Unions welcomed Shell's decision to build a petrochemical complex in Pennsylvania creating six thousand new construction jobs.  

Ohio Valley Lures Manufacturers With Rock-Bottom Natural Gas Prices

A group of business leaders in a small corner of Ohio and West Virginia are laying down a big claim: They have the cheapest natural gas in the industrialized world.